Tulsa at Tulane

WHEN: 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Louisiana Superdome (69,703), New Orleans.

SURFACE: Artificial.

LAST WEEK: Tulsa lost to Oklahoma, 47-14; Tulane beat Southeastern Louisiana, 47-33.

LAST MEETING: Tulsa won 52-24 in 2010.

RECORDS: Tulsa is 0-1; Tulane is 1-0.

RANKINGS: Neither team is ranked.

SERIES: Tulsa leads, 6-1.

LATEST LINE: Tulsa by 13. TV: CST.

RADIO: WIST-AM, 690 in New Orleans.

INTERNET: www.tulanegreenwave.com.

NOTES: The Green Wave rolled up 393 yards last week while posting seven sacks. ... On special teams, Tulane added a pair of blocked punts, while freshman Robert Kelley set a Tulane single-game kickoff return yardage record, tallying 213 yards on seven attempts. ... Tulsa has won the last six meetings. Tulane’s last win in the series came the first time the two teams played in 1968. ... Tulsa has averaged 45.0 points in the six wins, while holding the Green Wave to an average of 14.3 points, a difference of 30.7 points per game.

Nicholls State

at Western Michigan

WHEN: 6 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Waldo Stadium (30,200), Kalamazoo, Mich.

SURFACE: Artificial.

LAST WEEK: Nicholls State beat Evangel, 42-0; Western Michigan lost to Michigan, 34-10.

LAST MEETING: Western Michigan won 49-10 in 2010.

RECORDS: Nicholls is 1-0; Western Michigan is 0-1.

RANKINGS: Neither team is ranked.

SERIES: Western Michigan leads, 1-0.

LATEST LINE: none. TV: none.

RADIO: KLRZ-FM, 100.3 in Larose.

INTERNET: www. klrz.com.

NOTES: Western Michigan WR Jordan White wide has 12 career 100-yard receiving games, including 119 yards last week against Michigan. He had 130 receiving yards last season against Nicholls. ... Broncos QB Alex Carder opened the game 10-for-10 passing against Michigan. ... Western Michigan scored on its opening drive seven times (six TDs) last season, including against Nicholls State. ... WMU has won 14 of its last 15 home openers. ... Nicholls QB LaQuintin Caston had a game-high 137 yards rushing and two TDs last week against Evangel. ... Nicholls’ shutout against Evangel last week was the first for the Colonels since 2006.

Grambling at ULM

WHEN: 6 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Malone Stadium (30,427), Monroe.

SURFACE: Artificial.

LAST WEEK: Grambling beat Alcorn State, 21-14; ULM lost to Florida State, 34-0.

LAST MEETING: ULM won 28-14 in 2010.

RECORDS: Grambling is 1-0; ULM is 0-1.

RANKINGS: Grambling is ranked No. 4 in the Sheridan Broadcasting Network Black College poll.

SERIES: ULM leads 1-0.

LATEST LINE: none. TV: none.

RADIO: WPCH-FM, 99.3 in Ruston; KJLO-FM, 104.1 in Monroe.

INTERNET: www.gsutigers.com; www.ulmwarhawks.com.

NOTES: The Warhawks held the Tigers to minus-4 yards rushing during last season’s win. ... ULM has won 14 of its last 19 home games dating to the 2007 season. ... Grambling QB D.J. Williams, the son of coach Doug Williams, completed 16 of 24 passes for 161 yards and two TDs last week against Alcorn State.

Central Arkansas

at Louisiana Tech

WHEN: 6 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Joe Aillet Stadium (30,600), Ruston.

SURFACE: Artificial.

LAST WEEK: Louisiana Tech lost to Southern Miss, 19-17; UCA beat Henderson State, 38-14.

LAST MEETING: Louisiana Tech won 28-7 in 2007.

RECORDS: UCA is 1-0; Louisiana Tech is 0-1.

RANKINGS: Central Arkansas is ranked No. 18 in The Sports Network FCS poll.

SERIES: Louisiana Tech leads series, 2-0.


TV: none.

RADIO: KXKZ-FM, 107.5 in Ruston.

INTERNET: www. latechsports.com.

NOTES: Clint Conque, a former Catholic High School and Nicholls State standout, is in his 12th season at UCA’s head coach. Conque, who was the offensive coordinator at Louisiana Tech in 2000 before coming to UCA, has an 81-47-0 overall record. ... The Bears recorded their first victory over an FBS team two years ago, beating Western Kentucky 28-7 in Bowling Green, Ky. ... The Bears are 12-0 in home openers under Conque. ... Tech’s Nick Isham, 17, is the youngest quarterback in the FBS. ... Bulldogs DE Matt Broha, a former Catholic High player, has 15-1/2 career sacks. He’s one-half sack shy of Johnny Robinson’s mark of 16 at the school, which is No. 2 on the Tech career list. Walter Johnson (38 sacks) is Tech’s career leader.

ULL at Kent State

WHEN: 6 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Dix Stadium (25,000), Kent, Ohio.

SURFACE: Artificial.

LAST WEEK: ULL lost to Oklahoma State, 61-34; Kent State fell to Alabama, 48-7.

LAST MEETING: ULL won 44-27 in 2008.

RECORDS: Both teams are 0-1.

RANKINGS: Neither team is ranked.

SERIES: ULL leads, 1-0.

LATEST LINE: Kent State by 9-1/2.

TV: none. RADIO: KPEL-AM, 1490, Lafayette.

INTERNET: www.ragincajuns.com.

NOTES: Since the start of the 2008 season, the Cajuns are 13-3 when allowing 30 points or less and 2-19 when allowing 31 points or more. ... Cajuns PK Brett Baer is 9-of-9 on field goals and 27-for-27 on extra points in his ULL career. ... The Cajuns saw 20 new faces compete in the opener at OSU as nine players on offense and 10 on defense made their debuts. ... Kent State QB Spencer Keith is the only experienced quarterback because the top two backups are academically ineligible. ... Kent RB Jacquise Terry (shoulder) is questionable for the game.

Savannah State

at Southeastern Louisiana

WHEN: 7 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Strawberry Stadium (7,408), Hammond.

SURFACE: Artificial.

LAST WEEK: Savannah State lost to Albany State, 37-34; SLU lost to Tulane, 47-33.

LAST MEETING: First meeting.

RECORDS: Both teams are 0-1.

RANKINGS: Both teams are unranked.

LATEST LINE: none. TV: none.

RADIO: KSLU-FM, 90.9 in Hammond.

INTERNET: www. lionsports.net.

NOTES: SLU rolled up 419 yards of offense last week, including 295 passing. ... It’s the home opener for Southeastern, which plays four of its first five games on the road. ... Savannah State is a FCS school located in Savannah, Ga. ... Savannah State, from the MEAC, scored 31 points in the second half last week before Albany State scored a touchdown with 19 seconds left to gain the win ... Former Atlanta Falcon wide receiver Terance Mathis is the Tigers’ offensive coordinator.